Pre-K Buddies

Why Become a Pre-K Buddy? 

43% of kindergarten students in Madison County are not prepared to enter school. Early childhood learning 
(age 0-5) is key to a child’s future success in school and learning. 

What Can You Do?

Volunteer to help improve the quality of preschool and childcare facilities across Madison County but becoming a Pre-K Buddy.

What Would I Do?

Pre-K Buddies work with teachers to assist them in the classroom. Activities may include; reading, playing games, puzzles, or other ways to help improve a child’s social and language skills. 


Pre-K Buddies Volunteer no more than 8 hours each month. Times may be flexible, and planned in advanced.


Young child doing art


Locations include:
Anderson Head Start Program
Elwood Elementary – Preschool 
Southview Preschool Center (Anderson)


Sign up with the form below, and become a volunteer who makes a difference, with the guidance of United Way Born Learning and school staff! 

Pre-K Buddies can be any age 18 and over. 

Complete the form to receive more information.